The Disciple is a 2020 Indian Marathi language drama film written, directed and edited by Chaitanya Tamhane.[ It stars Aditya Modak, Arun Dravid, Sumitra Bhave, Deepika Bhide Bhagwat, and Kiran Yadnyopavit. Alfonso Cuarón serves as an executive producer.
It was entered into the main competition section at the 77th Venice International Film Festival, becoming the first Indian film since Monsoon Wedding (2001) to compete at the festival. At Venice, the film won FIPRESCI International Critics Prize presented by the International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI, short for Federation Internationale de la Presse Cinematographiqueand the Best Screenplay award. It was also screened at the 2020 Toronto International Film Festival, where it was named a winner of the Amplify Voices Award.
The Disciple Movie Cast
Aditya Modak as Sharad Nerulkar
Arun Dravid as Guruji
Sumitra Bhave as voice of Maai
Deepika Bhide Bhagwat
The Disciple Movie Release Date
Netflix acquired the distribution rights of film and the film is scheduled for a release through the streaming platform on 30 April 2021.